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Rogers’ Melik Hampton, left, is fouled by Lakeside's Daejon Davis during first-quarter action Saturday. (Dan Pelle PHOTOS)
Rogers’ Melik Hampton, left, is fouled by Lakeside's Daejon Davis during first-quarter action Saturday.

Pirates run ashore

Boys basketball View all Boys basketball

Burnham leads Lancers to victory

SR Story | After spending a week watching video, practicing and preparing for a somewhat unknown Warden Cougars team, the Liberty Lancers were ready to play an actual game. And once the game started, the preparation paid off. The Lancers withstood the physical battle on their way to …

Bantams shake off rough first half to beat Totems

SR Story | Trailing by as many as 15 points in the waning minute of the first half, Clarkston mounted a stirring comeback to earn a berth in next weekend’s State 2A boys quarterfinals. They cut the deficit to nine points by intermission, then continued the rally in …

Vikings, Badgers fail to advance

SR Story | Rylan Bergersen scored 27 points on 10-of-13 shooting and Borah cruised past Coeur d’Alene 67-51 in a State 5A play-in game Saturday in Grangeville, Idaho. The Lions shot 50 percent from the field while holding the Vikings (15-9) to 33 percent shooting. Colby Daniels led …

Priest River looks for boys basketball coach after firing Nick Ivie

SR Story | First-year Priest River boys basketball coach Nick Ivie has been fired. Ivie, a Priest River graduate, didn’t coach in the Spartans’ final regular-season game last week and wasn’t with the team Monday at the 3A District I tournament at North Idaho College, where the Spartans …

Game capsules

La Salle 51, Lakeside (WA) 50
by Jim Allen With a chance to force overtime, senior …
Okanogan 66, Wilbur-Creston 53
Jim Townsend’s double-double helped Okanogan dispatch Wilbur-Creston 66-53 Saturday at …
Zillah 76, Riverside 49
By Michael Anderson Special to The Spokesman-Review After a near-miss …
Lakeside-(Seattle) 76, Rogers 63
Lakeside of Seattle’s one-two punch of Daejon Davis and Isiah …
Borah 67, Coeur d’Alene 51
Borah’s efficient offense and stifling defense kept the Vikings at …
Parma 45, Bonners Ferry 44
Bonners Ferry saw their season end with a 45-44 loss …
Curlew 54, Sunnyside Christian 49
Tied going into the fourth quarter, Curlew got a lead, …
Liberty 68, Warden 52
Match Burnham scored 30 points, and Liberty defeated Warden 68-52 …

Girls basketball View all Girls basketball

Bantams shake off rough first half to beat Totems

SR Story | Trailing by as many as 15 points in the waning minute of the first half, Clarkston mounted a stirring comeback to earn a berth in next weekend’s State 2A boys quarterfinals. They cut the deficit to nine points by intermission, then continued the rally in …

Riverside grabs regional spot

SR Story | Riverside’s Brandon Morris made four free throws – his only points of the game – in the final 50 seconds and the Rams kept their season alive with a 61-59 win over Freeman in a District 7 1A elimination game Saturday at West Valley High …

Century knocks off Sandpoint in semifinals

SR Story | BOISE – For the second consecutive night Friday, the Sandpoint girls basketball team put forth a solid effort at the 4A state tournament. But this time, against a hungry, experienced and top-ranked Century squad, the Bulldogs’ feisty performance wasn’t enough. Century’s backcourt duo of Rian …

CV stays alive by beating LC 57-53

SR Story | The Central Valley girls basketball team got a career scoring night from a freshman, who also blocked the potential tying shot in the final seconds, to beat Lewis and Clark 57-53 Friday night in the 4A subregional loser-out game. Lexie Hull, a 6-foot-1 freshman, scored …

Laura Stockton leads Gonzaga Prep past Walla Walla in 4A subregional

SR Story | WALLA WALLA – Senior point guard Laura Stockton scored a game-high 28 points to lead defending State 4A girls basketball champion Gonzaga Prep to a 52-46 victory over the Walla Walla Blue Devils in a subregional game Friday night. The Bullpups, who improved their record …

Game capsules

Gonzaga Prep 73, Curtis 30
Gonzaga Prep had little trouble booking a return trip to …
Mabton 63, Northwest Christian 55
By Michael Anderson Special to The Spokesman-Review Mabton’s tiny but …
Republic 69, Muckleshoot Tribal 25
Shania Graham had a triple-double, and undefeated Republic advanced with …
East Valley 71, Liberty (Issaquah) 50
by Grant Clark Special to The Spokesman-Review East Valley girls …
Arlington 52, Shadle Park 35
Jessica Ludwig notched 20 points, and Arlington pulled away in …
Zillah 41, Colville 37
by Michael Anderson Special to The Spokesman-Review Abbie Myers scored …
Napavine 66, Lind-Ritzville/Sprague 49
Napavine defeated Lind-Ritzville/Sprague 66-49 Saturday in a 2B regional round …
Colfax 61, Oroville 19
Colfax used a balanced offense and stifling defense to extend …

Wrestling View all Wrestling

Post Falls claims first state title

SR Story | POCATELLO – There’s nothing quite like a gold state trophy to take the sting out of a 550-mile road trip. At least, that’s how Post Falls wrestling coach Pete Reardon sees it.

Exceptional win for Freeman wrestlers

SR Story | In the grand and honorable sport of wrestling, team championships tend to get crowned late, so it’s fitting that the Freeman Scotties had the state Class 1A wrestling championship sewed up by the time the first pair of finalists were called to the mat. The …

Mount Spokane's Alec Hoover celebrates his win over Hanford's Blake Llarenas in their 120-pound championship match. (Patrick Hagerty)

Bad break for NC

SR Story | TACOMA – A year ago, the North Central wrestling team seemingly caught every break on its way to a State 3A championship. The Indians couldn’t have suffered a worse break Saturday at the Tacoma Dome.

Central Valley's Blake Beard, left, drops Lake Stevens' Jake Douglas to the mat during their 138-pound championship match. (Patrick Hagerty)

Fear the Beards

SR Story | TACOMA – The Beard brothers put on a clinic on Saturday at Mat Classic XXVII. They shut down two talented opponents with airtight defense.

Freeman wins State 1A wrestling championship

SR Story | TACOMA – The Freeman wrestling team was stunned in the Mat Classic XXVII semifinals Saturday morning when it saw just two of seven advance to the finals. That opened the door for Colville, 5 for 5 in the round.

Game capsules

3A District I
At 3A Region I Districts, Kellogg emerged with the top …
5A Region I
Post Falls came in first in the 5A Region 1 …
4A Region I
Lakeland took home the Idaho 4A District I wrestling tournament …
Girls Region IV Regional
At the Girls Region IV Regional, Sunnyside finished with the …
1A Regional, at Cascade High School
Freeman claimed the 1A Regional wrestling tournament with a team …
3A Regional Tournament, Kelso HS
Clai Quintanilla won at 113, Bryan Wais won at 145 …
2A Region 4 wrestling championships
Toppenish took first place in the 2A Region 4 wrestling …
2B/1B Regional wrestling event
Warden brought home first place with a score of 159.5, …

Gymnastics View all Gymnastics

Area roundup: Mead, U-Hi advance to 4A gymnastics regional

SR Story | Jenna Schlosser made sure she and her Mead teammates had a repeat shot to make the State 4A gymnastics championships. Schlosser won the uneven bars, vault and floor exercise, claiming the all-around crown (37.95 points), leading Mead to a convincing 4A Greater Spokane League championship …

Prep roundup: Mt. Spokane captures first GSL gymnastics title

SR Story | Jade Anderson won the all-around title Wednesday as Mt. Spokane capped its first Greater Spokane League gymnastics title with a team win at the Mead Gymnastics Center. Anderson placed first in uneven bars (9.15 points), floor exercise (9.575) and vault (9.4) on the way to …

Rebounding edge leads LC’s boys past Ferris in Rubber Chicken

SR Story | Isaiah Hernandez finished with 14 points and five steals, and Dominick Oliveri had 14 rebounds to lead a 46-26 advantage as Lewis and Clark (11-4, 9-4 Greater Spokane League) defeated Ferris 57-34 in the Rubber Chicken Game at the Arena. The Tigers moved within one …

Prep roundup: Jenna Schlosser’s three wins lead Mead

SR Story | Jenna Schlosser continued her solid season, placing first in three events and winning the all-around title Thursday to lead Mead to a Greater Spokane League gymnastics meet victory at University High School. Schlosser won the bar, floor exercise and the vault, and finished second in …

Game capsules

4A/3A/2A Individual Championships
State Individual Gymnastics Championships At Tacoma Dome Exhibition Hall 4A …
State 4A and 3A Championships
All-around (cont.): 6, McManus (Woo), 36.55. 7, Mjelde (Tahoma), 36.225. …
3A Regional
Other local state qualifers: Bars- Anderson, Delcid (MtS). Beam- Campmann, …
4A Regional
Other local state qualifiers All-around: 6, Jessica Harpel, Fer, 35.725. …
Central Valley/Ferris/Lewis and Clark/Mead, University
*Savannah Folsom-tied for 3rd place in Floor In the final …
Mt Spokane/North Central/Rogers/Shadle, Mead Gym Center
After going undefeated in the Greater Spokane League, first year …
Lewis and Clark/North Central/Rogers, Ferris
Jessica Harpel claimed first place in every individual event to …
Central Valley/Mead/Mt Spokane/Shadle/University, Mead Gym Center
At the Mead Gymnastics Center, Mt. Spokane placed first in …
Boys basketball »
Burnham leads Lancers to victory
Bantams shake off rough first half to beat Totems
Vikings, Badgers fail to advance
Washington 1B basketball: Colton girls roll on; Pomeroy boys surge past ACH
Prep roundup: Coeur d’Alene boys eliminate Lake City
Girls basketball »
Bantams shake off rough first half to beat Totems
Washington 1B basketball: Colton girls roll on; Pomeroy boys surge past ACH
Timberlake girls finish second at Idaho 3A tournament for fourth time in five years
Riverside grabs regional spot
Century knocks off Sandpoint in semifinals
Wrestling »
Post Falls claims first state title
Idaho state wrestling: Post Falls in prime position after first day
Post Falls sends 19 wrestlers to Idaho state finals match this weekend
Exceptional win for Freeman wrestlers
Bad break for NC
Gymnastics »
Mead senior Jenna Schlosser captures three State 4A titles in her final gymnastics event
State gymnastics: Jenna Schlosser earns 9.4 on beam to win all-around, Mead finishes third
Mead’s strong seniors take last trip to State 4A gymnastics
Gymnastics: Jenna Schlosser, Mead claim regional titles; Mt. Spokane edged in 3A
Area roundup: Mead, U-Hi advance to 4A gymnastics regional
Football »
West Valley’s Jace Malek signs with Vandals, but cancer detours plans
West Valley’s Jace Malek signs with Vandals, but cancer detours plans
Prep notes: North Central fires football coach Brian Gardner
Brett Rypien, Kelsey Turnbow named 2014 Junior athletes of the year
Shadle’s Brett Rypien named Washington 3A player of the year
Baseball »
Prep notes: North Central fires football coach Brian Gardner
West Valley names baseball field in honor of Jack Spring
Mt. Spokane gets blanked, elminated by Yakima
Northstars win 4th of July Wood Bat Classic
State 3A baseball: Mt. Spokane claws way to third place
Volleyball »
GSL girls should see tighter games in second half
North Idaho all-league teams
All-league Washington
2A, 1A, 2B, 1B State volleyball: Colfax romps to 13th title
Bears claim first trophy for volleyball
Fastpitch softball »
Senior Hannah Wesselman powers U-Hi to state
Softball: University, Shadle Park make state; 4A teams stay home
Softball: Shadle Park holds off Southridge in 3A regional
Softball notes: Jordyn Soliday finds her place with Cardinals
Softball: Lakeside edges Riverside for District 7 1A title
Girls soccer »
North Idaho all-league teams
All-league Washington
Soccer: Too much of good thing?
CV’s girls’ soccer success twice as nice this year
Kelsey Turnbow scores four as Central Valley repeats as State 4A soccer champs
Spring boys soccer »
Shootout win sends Ferris to semis
Young CV Bears, led by three seniors, suffer tough loss at state
Blackhawks survive Greyhounds, claim District 7 2A soccer title
CV tops Ferris in boys soccer to claim District 4A title
Boys soccer teams work toward season
Track and field »
Kopcynski, Allred pick up state victories
State 1A/2B/1B boys track: Medical Lake surges in 3,200 to capture 1A title
State 1A/2B/1B girls track: Colfax girls roll to 2B title
No records, but more gold for pair at small-schools track
Colfax’s Cai wins girls State 2B pole vault
Cross country »
Brett Rypien, Kelsey Turnbow named 2014 Junior athletes of the year
Boys basketball: Antoinne Holmes’ 3-pointer gives Cusick upset win over Curlew
North Idaho all-league teams
All-league Washington
Mt. Spokane runner John Dressel selects Colorado
Boys tennis »
Kyle Fager, Courtney Provan win District 8 4A tennis singles titles
Inland Empire tennis tourney here
Tennis: LC’s Luke Brittan looks for perfect spot on court
Girls tennis »
Kyle Fager, Courtney Provan win District 8 4A tennis singles titles
Inland Empire tennis tourney here
Tennis notes: Ferris picks up star player out of the blue
Tennis: LC’s Luke Brittan looks for perfect spot on court
Boys golf »
Lakeland’s Derek Bayley makes U.S. Open bid
Lakeland’s Bayley drives toward good finish
Girls golf »
Lakeland’s Derek Bayley makes U.S. Open bid